My name is Yvette and I teach English to non-native speakers. I am a U.S. citizen, but I live and work in Japan. My students are primarily business men and women who need to use English for work. As a teacher, I not only help my students improve their communication skills, I also help them navigate unfamiliar business situations.

I started Everyday Business English as a way to provide practical lessons to English language learners. I have advanced degrees in business and English education and I have taught English language learners in the United States and Japan. Although I have worked in corporate offices in the United States for many years, teaching is my passion.

I am a long-term French language learner and I’ve recently begun studying Japanese. Because I’m also a foreign language learner, I know how frustrating it can be to grow and become more proficient in your language learning skills. I also understand the challenges learners face finding the time and energy to study. This website provides tips for things that help me arrange study time and I’m sure they will be useful to you, too.

Take a look around. If there’s anything you want to see, let me know. If there’s anything you want to learn, just ask. Pretty soon, you’ll be speaking English every day.


My Mission
Everyday Business English provides high quality language education for people who desire to grow in their ability to communicate in English.

2 thoughts on “About

  1. Hi dear Sir Yvette!
    Hope you are well and everything around you is going well, too. I have read all about you and felt relaxed now. I am a Pakistani teacher and want to improve my English language in writing, speaking and everything that is must for its great command over it.I need your help in this matter. I have great enthusiasm for learning this language as it is the need for young people (new generation). English is the language of modern life and without it no one can take advantage from modern technology like computers, mobile phones and other educational sites. I will be grateful to you if you considered me your active pupil of your site. If there is any mistake which made you angry with me then please forgive me for that because I am trying to write someone in English as long as I can so please I beg your pardon once more.
    Sheikh Badin

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Hello Sheikh. Thank you for your comments. I am not by any means angry or offended. I appreciate your diligence and determination when it comes to learning English and would be happy to consider you a regular learner of Everyday Business English.



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